Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 15383 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Fraxinus profunda (Bush) Bush
Common name   pumpkin ash
Gwendolyn L. Davis   100  
Coll. Date 28 September 2009 
United States
Middlesex County
Locality Sudbury vicinity, Wayside Inn District along US Highway 20 (Boston Post Road), along Wayside Inn Road.
     Elev.: 308 ft. (94 m.)
Climate NCDC temperatures, daily high (red), daily average (green) and daily low (blue), from 1970 to 2000 at this location.   NCDC average monthly precipitation from 1970 to 2000 at this location.
Latitude Longitude 42° 21'  24" N, 71° 28'  52" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 30" (900 m.)


Synonyms recognized by ITIS (bold taxon is currently accepted):

     Fraxinus profunda (Bush) Bush

     Fraxinus michauxii Britt.
     Fraxinus tomentosa Michx. f.

Common Name(s): pumpkin ash.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=32934, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Scrophulariales
                                Family: Oleaceae
                                    Genus: Fraxinus
                                        Species: Fraxinus profunda


Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
15398 Acer saccharum      "sugar maple" same section
15403 Betula lenta      "sweet birch" same section
15404 Carya ovalis      "red hickory" same section
15385 Carya ovata      "shagbark hickory" same section
15394 Castanea dentata      "American chestnut" same section
15400 Cornus stricta     same section
15396 Corylus cornuta      "beaked hazelnut" same section
15406 Dennstaedtia punctilobula      "eastern hay-scented fern" same section
15401 Dryopteris marginalis      "marginal woodfern" same section
15397 Hamamelis virginiana      "American witchhazel" same section
15402 Magnolia virginiana      "sweetbay" same section
15390 Ostrya virginiana      "hophornbeam" same section
15386 Pinus strobus      "eastern white pine" same section
15392 Quercus alba      "white oak" same section
15391 Quercus alba      "white oak" same section
15395 Quercus alba      "white oak" same section
15399 Quercus coccinea      "scarlet oak" same section
15384 Ranunculidae      same section
15393 Ranunculidae      same section
15389 Ranunculidae      same section
15388 Rubus pensilvanicus      "Pennsylvania blackberry" same section
15405 Viburnum acerifolium      "mapleleaf viburnum" same section


Nearby locations from the USGS Geographic Name Information System (GNIS) database:

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Grist Millpond (Reservoir) Middlesex County, MA 1411 ft. E 220  Framingham 
Redstone School (School) Middlesex County, MA 1544 ft. E 249  Framingham 
Hager Pond (Reservoir) Middlesex County, MA 1901 ft. W 308  Framingham 
Marlborough Sewage Disposal (Locale) Middlesex County, MA 2583 ft. W 240  Framingham 
Wayside Inn (Building) Middlesex County, MA 0.6 mi. E 203  Framingham 
Mount Ward (Summit) Middlesex County, MA 0.8 mi. W 436  Framingham 
Carding Millpond (Reservoir) Middlesex County, MA 0.9 mi. NE 194  Framingham 
Saint Anne Convent (Church) Middlesex County, MA 1.1 mi. W 299  Marlborough 
Route 20 Shopping Center (Locale) Middlesex County, MA 1.2 mi. SW 299  Marlborough 
Weeks Cemetery (Cemetery) Middlesex County, MA 1.4 mi. NW 312  Framingham 
Gibbs Mountain (Summit) Middlesex County, MA 1.7 mi. S 525  Framingham 
Indian Head Hill (Summit) Middlesex County, MA 1.4 mi. SW 420  Marlborough 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Middlesex County, MA 1.3 mi. W 364  Marlborough 
Evergreen Cemetery (Cemetery) Middlesex County, MA 1.3 mi. W 305  Marlborough 
Doeskin Hill (Summit) Middlesex County, MA 1.5 mi. SE 495  Framingham 
Wilson Street Cemetery (Cemetery) Middlesex County, MA 1.4 mi. W 308  Marlborough 
Madonna Hall for Girls (School) Middlesex County, MA 1.4 mi. W 364  Marlborough 
WHSH-TV (Marlborough) (Tower) Middlesex County, MA 2 mi. N 200  Maynard 
Marlboro Airport (Airport) Middlesex County, MA 1.7 mi. SW 289  Marlborough 
Juniper Hill (Summit) Middlesex County, MA 1.9 mi. SE 446  Framingham 


Taxon Links for species Fraxinus profunda  (Bush) Bush

CalPhotos, Berkeley Digital Library Project

CNPS Manual of California Vegetation Database

USDA Plants database
University of Washington Herbarium: Plants of Washington (images)

Texas A&M University: Image Library (images)

Lady Bird Johnson's Wildflower Center

Google Images

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